84000 Glossary of Terms

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ཛེ་ཏའི་རྒྱལ་མཚན། | Glossary of Terms

    ཛེ་ཏའི་རྒྱལ་མཚན།

    dze ta’i rgyal mtshan

    Jetadhvaja

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Translation by Peter Alan Roberts
  • Jetadhvaja
  • ཛེ་ཏའི་རྒྱལ་མཚན།
  • dze ta’i rgyal mtshan
  • Jetadhvaja

An alternative name for Jetavana Park in Śrāvastī, the capital of Kosala, which had been owned by Prince Jeta. Anāthapiṇḍada bought it from him at a high price in order to offer it to the Buddha as a place to house the monks during the monsoon period, thus creating the first Buddhist monastery.